### All SSAT Middle Level Math Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #111 : Quadrilaterals

Find the perimeter of the given trapezoid if

**Possible Answers:**

24

20

31

27

**Correct answer:**

27

In order to find the perimeter of the trapezoid, we must find the sum of the **outer** edges:

*Notice that we didn't use height in our calculation. *

### Example Question #112 : Quadrilaterals

Find the perimeter of the given trapezoid if

**Possible Answers:**

22

54

56

44

**Correct answer:**

56

To find the perimeter, we need to find the sum of the outer edges:

*Notice that we didn't use height in our calculation. *

### Example Question #113 : Quadrilaterals

Measured in units, the bases of a trapezoid are and , the lengths are , and the height is unknown. What is the perimeter of the trapezoid in units?

**Possible Answers:**

Impossible to calculate.

**Correct answer:**

The perimeter is solved by adding the two bases together, and , along with both the lengths, .

Therefore the equation becomes,

### Example Question #2 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Trapezoid

Measured in units, the bases of a trapezoid are and , the lengths are , and the height is unknown. What is the perimeter of the trapezoid in units?

**Possible Answers:**

Impossible to calculate.

**Correct answer:**

The perimeter is solved by adding the two bases together, and , along with both lengths, .

Therefore the equation becomes,

### Example Question #5 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Trapezoid

Measured in units, the bases of a trapezoid are and , the lengths are , and the height is unknown. What is the perimeter of the trapezoid in units?

**Possible Answers:**

Impossible to calculate.

**Correct answer:**

The perimeter is solved by adding the two bases together, and , along with both lengths, .

Therefore the equation becomes,

### Example Question #6 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Trapezoid

**Possible Answers:**

Impossible to calculate.

**Correct answer:**

The perimeter is solved by adding the two bases together, and , along with both the lengths, .

Therefore the equation becomes,

### Example Question #7 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Trapezoid

**Possible Answers:**

Impossible to calculate.

**Correct answer:**

The perimeter is solved by adding the two bases together, and , along with both the lengths, .

Therefore the equation becomes,

### Example Question #7 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Trapezoid

**Possible Answers:**

Impossible to calculate.

**Correct answer:**

The perimeter is solved by adding the two bases together, and , along with both the lengths, .

Therefore the equation becomes,

### Example Question #11 : Trapezoids

**Possible Answers:**

Impossible to calculate.

**Correct answer:**

The perimeter is solved by adding the two bases together, and , along with both the lengths, .

Therefore the equation becomes,

### Example Question #152 : Plane Geometry

**Possible Answers:**

Impossible to calculate.

**Correct answer:**

The perimeter is solved by adding the two bases together, and , along with both the lengths, .

Therefore the equation becomes,